Joe has had many professional productions at venues such as The Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, (SHERBET LEMON, BEST MAN FALLER, SPARE PRICK, ACTUALLY MOVING) directed by SueColverd and Jo Bousefield. Bristol Old Vic (JOINED AT THE HIP), directed by Joyce Branagh. JoyceBranagh also commissioned Joe to write two brand new pantomimes for Watford Palace Theatre (CINDERELLA, ALADDIN). Joe’s play THE GOLDFISH BOWL, written in workshop with a group of secondary school students for Sixth Sense Theatre Company toured over 40 schools. In 2011 Joe’s musical comedy ‘RHINESTONE MONDAYS’ undertook a number one theatre tour around the UK starring Shaun Williamson (Eastenders, Extras, Life’s Too Short).
Joe also created and works with his own theatre company, Balancing Act to produce his own work locally in Oxford, directing DANCING TO THE SOUND OF CRUNCHING SNAILS, A FISTFUL OF MONDAYS (to become RHINESTONE MONDAYS), FUN RUN and SPARE PRICK at the OFS Studio in Oxford.
Joe wrote and performed a short piece I GET THAT A LOT at the Chipping Norton Theatre as part of PAINES PLOUGH’s COME TO WHERE I’M FROM initiative.
Joe’s play ORANGES ON THE BRAIN was produced by Delirium Theatre at the Pegasus Theatre in June 2012 and at the Courtyard Theatre, London in July 2102.
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